Docetec 80mg Injection Description:
Docetec 80mg Injection is an anti-cancer medication. It works by damaging the genetic material (DNA) of the cancer cells and stops their growth and multiplication.
Docetec 80mg Injection is used in the treatment of breast cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, cancer of head and neck and prostate cancer.
Nausea, Vomiting, Muscle pain, Hair loss, Hypersensitivity, Loss of appetite, Infection, Diarrhoea, Anemia (low number of red blood cells), Decreased white blood cell count (neutrophils), Altered taste, Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth), Febrile neutropenia, Neuropathy.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Is Docetec 80mg a taxane?
Docetec 80mg belongs to the taxane class of drugs. It is not an anthracycline derivative
Is Docetec 80mg cytotoxic?
Yes. Since, Docetec 80mg kills the cancer cells in the body; it is regarded as a cytotoxic agent
Does Docetec 80mg cause hair loss
Docetec 80mg may cause hair loss, bone pain or weight gain due to fluid retention. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Where does Docetec 80mg come from?
Docetec 80mg is derived from the bark of the yew tree found in the pacific region
Is Docetec 80mg FDA approved?
Yes. Docetec 80mg is approved by the USFDA.